Header
Bookmark and Share

Pike County, Arkansas Complete Analysis


Narrow Your Investigation To Make Informed Decisions?

All | Demographics | Education | Geography | Economic | Housing | Government | Taxes | Weather | Crime

Demographics Analysis

The people of Pike County, Arkansas give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Pike County, Arkansas)

Male:

Under 5 years : 370

5 to 9 years : 310

10 to 14 years : 450

15 to 17 years : 273

18 and 19 years : 136

20 years : 39

21 years : 31

22 to 24 years : 217

25 to 29 years : 363

30 to 34 years : 342

35 to 39 years : 340

40 to 44 years : 340

45 to 49 years : 374

50 to 54 years : 324

55 to 59 years : 254

60 and 61 years : 174

62 to 64 years : 210

65 and 66 years : 136

67 to 69 years : 141

70 to 74 years : 187

75 to 79 years : 194

80 to 84 years : 101

85 years and over : 55

Female:

Under 5 years : 248

5 to 9 years : 294

10 to 14 years : 347

15 to 17 years : 236

18 and 19 years : 147

20 years : 70

21 years : 69

22 to 24 years : 161

25 to 29 years : 308

30 to 34 years : 329

35 to 39 years : 349

40 to 44 years : 302

45 to 49 years : 328

50 to 54 years : 406

55 to 59 years : 318

60 and 61 years : 130

62 to 64 years : 220

65 and 66 years : 83

67 to 69 years : 170

70 to 74 years : 274

75 to 79 years : 252

80 to 84 years : 173

85 years and over : 188


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Pike County, Arkansas)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 5,574

Multiple ancestry : 2,896

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 49

Ancestry not reported : 2,244


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Pike County, Arkansas)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 10,329

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 42

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 103

Not a U.S. citizen : 289


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Pike County, Arkansas)

Total:

Under 5 years : 618

5 to 17 years : 1,910

18 to 24 years : 870

25 to 34 years : 1,342

35 to 44 years : 1,331

45 to 54 years : 1,432

55 to 59 years : 572

60 and 61 years : 304

62 to 64 years : 430

65 to 74 years : 991

75 years and over : 963

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 488

5 to 17 years : 1,448

18 to 24 years : 516

25 to 34 years : 730

35 to 44 years : 748

45 to 54 years : 890

55 to 59 years : 344

60 and 61 years : 206

62 to 64 years : 299

65 to 74 years : 703

75 years and over : 724

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 130

5 to 17 years : 431

18 to 24 years : 199

25 to 34 years : 443

35 to 44 years : 566

45 to 54 years : 519

55 to 59 years : 228

60 and 61 years : 98

62 to 64 years : 116

65 to 74 years : 273

75 years and over : 230

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 10

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 6

45 to 54 years : 17

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 9

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 31

18 to 24 years : 145

25 to 34 years : 169

35 to 44 years : 11

45 to 54 years : 6

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 15

65 to 74 years : 15

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Pike County, Arkansas)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 3,676

Female : 3,420

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 1,523

Female : 1,710

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 12

Female : 30

Foreign born:

Male : 150

Female : 242


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Pike County, Arkansas)

Born in state of residence : 6,436

Born in other state in the United States : 3,055

Native: born outside the United States : 42

Foreign born : 73


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Pike County, Arkansas)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,093

Now married, except separated : 3,177

Divorced : 479

Separated : 77

Widowed : 675

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 413

Now married, except separated : 1,889

Divorced : 325

Separated : 28

Widowed : 172

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 10

Now married, except separated : 23

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 9

Foreign born:

Never married : 93

Now married, except separated : 266

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 15


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Pike County, Arkansas)

Speak only English : 9,641

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 250

Speak English less than "very well" : 214

Other Slavic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 9

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 6

Speak English less than "very well" : 25


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Pike County, Arkansas

  • United States Or American: 2,754   (32.6%)
  • Other Groups: 2,057   (24.4%)
  • Irish: 1,055   (12.5%)
  • German: 769   (9.1%)
  • English: 740   (8.8%)
  • Dutch: 233   (2.8%)
  • Scottish: 167   (2.0%)
  • Scotch-irish: 142   (1.7%)
  • French (except Basque): 136   (1.6%)
  • Italian: 93   (1.1%)
  • Welsh: 44   (0.5%)
  • Polish: 44   (0.5%)
  • European: 40   (0.5%)
  • Norwegian: 30   (0.4%)
  • Swedish: 29   (0.3%)
  • Acadian/cajun: 13   (0.2%)
  • Swiss: 11   (0.1%)
  • British: 10   (0.1%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 10   (0.1%)
  • Danish: 9   (0.1%)
  • Portuguese: 8   (0.1%)
  • Subsaharan African: 8   (0.1%)
  • Scandinavian: 7   (0.1%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 6   (0.1%)
  • Celtic: 6   (0.1%)
  • Austrian: 6   (0.1%)
  • French Canadian: 4   (0.0%)
  • Greek: 2   (0.0%)
  • Finnish: 2   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Pike County, Arkansas is 10,763



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Pike County, Arkansas: 5,361
Female Population in Pike County, Arkansas: 5,402


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Pike County, Arkansas: 37.1
Median Female Resident Age in Pike County, Arkansas: 42.5


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Arkansas is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Pike County, Arkansas


White


Both sexes

41.9

Male

40.3

Female

43.6

Black or African American


Both sexes

35.8

Male

34.1

Female

40.3

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

36.0

Male

32.3

Female

37.5

Asian


Both sexes

30.3

Male

26.0

Female

35.2

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

51.5

Male

0.0

Female

51.5

Other


Both sexes

23.6

Male

24.1

Female

23.2

Two or More Races


Both sexes

21.1

Male

18.0

Female

23.8

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

22.7

Male

23.4

Female

21.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

42.4

Male

40.8

Female

44.2


(updated 2010)



Races in Pike County, Arkansas


  • White: 9,606
  • African American: 417
  • American Indian: 151
  • Asian: 49
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 502
  • Two or More Races: 38



(updated 2013)













Back to Top

Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Pike County, Arkansas citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Pike County, Arkansas

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 39   (1.07%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 54   (1.48%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 85   (2.32%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 298   (8.15%)
  • 9th Grade: 144   (3.94%)
  • 10th Grade: 205   (5.61%)
  • 11th Grade: 186   (5.09%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 161   (4.4%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,438   (39.33%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 199   (5.44%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 423   (11.57%)
  • Associate Degree: 60   (1.64%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 248   (6.78%)
  • Master's Degree: 72   (1.97%)
  • Professional School Degree: 37   (1.01%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 7   (0.19%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 35   (0.88%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 41   (1.03%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 70   (1.75%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 250   (6.25%)
  • 9th Grade: 193   (4.83%)
  • 10th Grade: 231   (5.78%)
  • 11th Grade: 194   (4.85%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 199   (4.98%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,559   (39%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 296   (7.41%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 398   (9.96%)
  • Associate Degree: 125   (3.13%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 245   (6.13%)
  • Master's Degree: 134   (3.35%)
  • Professional School Degree: 20   (0.5%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 7   (0.18%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Pike County, Arkansas

  • Murfreesboro School District


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: P. O. Box 339, Murfreesboro, AR 71958, Phone: (870) 285-2201, Students: 535 )

  • Kirby School District


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: Po Box 9, Kirby, AR 71950, Phone: (870) 398-4212, Students: 447 )

  • Delight School District


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 8, Delight, AR 71940, Phone: (870) 379-2214, Students: 389 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Pike County, Arkansas

  • Glenwood Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-3, Location: 1000 Lakeshore Drive, Glenwood, AR 71943, Phone: (870) 356-3602, Students: 352 )

  • Murfreesboro Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: Po Box 339, Murfreesboro, AR 71958, Phone: (870) 285-2651, Students: 279 )

  • Kirby Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: Po Box 9, Kirby, AR 71950, Phone: (501) 398-4213, Students: 250 )

  • Delight Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: Po Box 8, Delight, AR 71940, Phone: (870) 379-2214, Students: 216 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Pike County, Arkansas

  • Murfreesboro High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: Po Box 339, Murfreesboro, AR 71958, Phone: (870) 285-3514, Students: 256 )

  • Kirby High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: Po Box 9, Kirby, AR 71950, Phone: (501) 398-4211, Students: 197 )

  • Delight High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: Po Box 8, Delight, AR 71940, Phone: (870) 379-2214, Students: 173 )

Largest Schools (Private) In Pike County, Arkansas

  • Glenwood Christian School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: Po Box 954 608 N Clay Street, Glenwood, AR 71943, Phone: (870) 356-4404, Students: 27 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Pike County, Arkansas

  • Bainum Library & Learning Center


    210 2nd St. Suite L, Glenwood, AR 71943

  • Delight Branch Library


    420 Antioch Street, Delight, AR 71940

  • Pike County Library


    210 2nd Avenue, Murfreesboro, AR 71958

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Pike County, Arkansas


  • Beaver Heritage Society


    5825 Beaver Pike, Beaver, OH 45613

  • Beaver Valley Historical Society


    Po Box 105, Beaver, OH 45613

  • Big Sandy Heritage Center


    773 Hambley Blvd, Pikeville, KY 41501
    http://www.bigsandyheritage.org

  • Big Sandy Mountain Heritage-history Center Incorporated


    Po Box 1041, Pikeville, KY 41501

  • Black History Gallery


    818 Wall Street, Mccomb, MS 39648

  • Brundidge Historical Society


    117 S Main St, Brundidge, AL 36010

  • Champ Clark Honey Shuck


    207 E Champ Clark Dr, Bowling Green, MO 63334

  • Dingmans Ferry-delaware Township Historical Society


    116 Wilson Hill Rd, Dingmans Ferry, PA 18328
    http://delawaretownshippa.gov

  • Elkhorn City Area Heritage Council Inc


    Po Box 1332, Elkhorn City, KY 41522

  • Elkhorn City Railroad Museum


    100 Pine St, Elkhorn City, KY 41522

  • Greene-dreher Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 176, Greentown, PA 18426

  • Grey Towers Heritage Association


    Po Box 188, Milford, PA 18337

  • Grey Towers Nat'l Historic Landmark


    Usda Forest Service, Milford, PA 18337

  • Historic Gardens Foundation


    172 Third Street, Pikeville, KY 41501

  • Historic Preservation Trust Of Pike County Pennsylvania Inc


    102 Wheatfield Dr Ste A, Milford, PA 18337

  • Hull History Lives Inc


    355 S Walnut St, Hull, IL 62343

  • Kinderhook Historical Society


    Po Box 52, Kinderhook, IL 62345

  • Louisiana Area Historical Museum Inc


    304 Georgia Street, Louisiana, MO 63353

  • Louisiana Historic Preservation Assoc Inc


    812 Georgia Street, Louisiana, MO 63353

  • Mccomb City Railroad Depot Museum Inc


    Po Box 7220, Summit, MS 39666

  • Mccomb Railroad Museum


    108 N Railroad Blvd, Mccomb, MS 39648
    http://www.mcrrmuseum.com/index.php

  • Osyka Veterans Park Inc


    Po Box 402, Osyka, MS 39657

  • Pike County Genealogical And Historical Society


    Po Box 224, Waverly, OH 45690

  • Pike County Genealogical Society


    5 East Church St Po Box 313, Bowling Green, MO 63334

  • Pike County Historical Society


    Po Box 178, Zebulon, GA 30295

  • Pike County Historical Society


    18882 State Hwy 96, Rockport, IL 62370

  • Pike County Historical Society


    Rr 2 Box 182, Winslow, IN 47598

  • Pike County Historical Society


    104 Carroll Dr, Clarksville, MO 63336

  • Pike County Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 915, Milford, PA 18337

  • Pike County Historical Society Museum


    400 E Jefferson St, Pittsfield, IL 62363

  • Pike Heritage Foundation


    110 S Market St, Waverly, OH 45690

  • Pike Historic Preservation Inc


    1737 Chapman Rd, Zebulon, GA 30295

  • Pioneer Museum Of Alabama Assn


    248 Highway 231 N, Troy, AL 36081
    http://www.pioneer-museum.org

  • Pocono Environmental Education Center


    Rr2 Box 1010, Briscoe Mt. Road And Emery Road, Dingmans Ferry, PA 18328
    http://www.peec.org

  • Shohola Railroad And Historical Society


    261 Route 434, Shohola, PA 18458

  • South And North Of Border


    1 River Rd, Matamoras, PA 18336

  • South East Pike County Alliance


    Po Box 133, Delight, AR 71940

  • Stone Heritage Inc


    1355 Pond Creek Rd, Stone, KY 41567

  • Summit Historical Society


    Po Box 177, Summit, MS 39666

  • The Marie Zimmermann Center For The Arts


    Po Box 142, Milford, PA 18337

  • Troy-pike Cultural Arts Center Inc


    Po Box 863, Troy, AL 36081
    http://www.tpcac.org

  • Wallenpaupack Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 345, Paupack, PA 18451
    http://www.wallenpaupackhistorical.org

  • Zane Grey House


    Roebling Rd, Lackawaxen, PA 18435

(updated 2014)



Back to Top

Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Pike County, Arkansas affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Pike County, Arkansas.

Area Features of Pike County, Arkansas


Airport


(1) Pike County Hospital Heliport  

Bay


(1) West Fork Lake Greeson  

Building


(1) Antoine Volunteer Fire Department   (2) Athens Fire Department   (3) Daisy Volunteer Fire Department   (4) Delight Ambulance Service   (5) Delight Rural Volunteer Fire Department   (6) Emergency Medical Transport   (7) Glenwood Fire Department   (8) Glenwood Police Department   (9) Kirby Volunteer Fire Station   (10) Langley Volunteer Fire Department   (11) Lodi Volunteer Fire Station   (12) Murfreesboro Fire Station   (13) Murfreesboro Police Department   (14) Nathan Volunteer Fire Department   (15) New Hope Fire Department   (16) Pike County Courthouse   (17) Pike County Sheriff S Office  

Cemetery


(1) Antioch Cemetery   (2) Antoine Cemetery   (3) Athens Cemetery   (4) Bear Creek Cemetery   (5) Billstown Cemetery   (6) Blackwood Cemetery   (7) Brocktown Cemetery   (8) Coffman Cemetery   (9) Coker Cemetery   (10) College Hill Cemetery   (11) County Line Cemetery   (12) Cox Cemetery   (13) Cummings Cemetery   (14) Ebenezer Cemetery   (15) Fancy Hill Cemetery   (16) Hannon Cemetery   (17) Hicks Cemetery   (18) Kirby Cemetery   (19) Lamb Cemetery   (20) Lee Cemetery   (21) Liberty Cemetery   (22) Macedonia Cemetery   (23) Mount Tabor Cemetery   (24) Murfreesboro Cemetery   (25) Nash Cemetery   (26) Nelson Cemetery   (27) Nicholson Cemetery   (28) Oak Grove Cemetery   (29) Okolona Cemetery   (30) Old Ebenezer Cemetery   (31) Osborn Cemetery   (32) Palestine Cemetery   (33) Pleasant Grove Cemetery   (34) Polk Cemetery   (35) Powers Chapel Cemetery   (36) Putman Cemetery   (37) Rock Springs Cemetery   (38) Roy Cemetery   (39) Shiloh Cemetery   (40) Sparks Cemetery   (41) Steller Cemetery   (42) Stover Cemetery   (43) Valley Grove Cemetery   (44) Wall Creek Cemetery   (45) White Oak Cemetery   (46) Woodall Cemetery   (47) Woods Cemetery  

Census


(1) Kirby Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) Antioch Church Historical   (2) Assembly Of God Church   (3) Bethel Missionary Baptist Church   (4) Bethlehem Missionary Baptist Church   (5) Biggs Chapel Methodist Church   (6) Caney Fork Church Historical   (7) Caney Valley Missionary Baptist Church   (8) Church Of Christ   (9) Church Of God   (10) Community Bible Baptist Church   (11) County Line Methodist Church   (12) Crossroads Church   (13) Eden Landmark Church   (14) Fairview Baptist Church   (15) Faith Valley Church   (16) Faith Valley Landmark Missionary Baptist Church   (17) Forest Hill Church Historical   (18) Free Will Baptist Church   (19) Happy Hill Church Historical   (20) Harrison Church   (21) Hickory Grove Church   (22) Japany Church   (23) Kingdom Hall   (24) Lodi Missionary Baptist Church   (25) Maple Springs Baptist Church   (26) Midway Missionary Baptist Church   (27) Misels Chapel   (28) Mount Joy Church   (29) Mount Moriah Missionary Baptist Church   (30) Mount Tabor Methodist Church Historical   (31) Nathan Church Of Christ   (32) Palestine Church Historical   (33) Pike City Missionary Baptist Church   (34) Pine Grove Church   (35) Pleasant Grove Church   (36) Pleasant Grove Primitive Baptist Church   (37) Pleasant Home Church   (38) Polk Church   (39) Powers Chapel Historical   (40) Prayer House Tabernacle Church   (41) Primitive Baptist Church   (42) Rosboro Missionary Baptist Church Historical   (43) Salem Baptist Church   (44) Saline Church Of Christ   (45) Spring Hill Missionary Baptist Church   (46) Sweet Home Church   (47) Sweet Home Missionary Baptist Church   (48) Tokio Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Delight   (2) City Of Glenwood   (3) City Of Murfreesboro   (4) Pike County   (5) Town Of Antoine   (6) Town Of Daisy   (7) Township Of Antoine   (8) Township Of Antoine Historical   (9) Township Of Brewer   (10) Township Of Caney   (11) Township Of Caney Fork Historical   (12) Township Of Clark   (13) Township Of Eagle   (14) Township Of Hopper   (15) Township Of Missouri   (16) Township Of Missouri Historical   (17) Township Of Mountain   (18) Township Of Muddy Fork   (19) Township Of Parks Historical   (20) Township Of Pike City   (21) Township Of Rock Springs Historical   (22) Township Of Saline   (23) Township Of Self Creek   (24) Township Of Thompson   (25) Township Of White   (26) Township Of Wolf Creek  

Cliff


(1) Hinds Bluff   (2) Plaster Bluff   (3) Wall Rock   (4) Wildcat Bluff  

Dam


(1) Lake Greeson Nursery Pond Dam   (2) Mill Pond Dam   (3) Narrows Dam   (4) North Fork Ozan Creek Site One Dam   (5) North Fork Ozan Creek Site Two Dam   (6) Teeter Lake Dam   (7) Tetter Lake Two Dam   (8) Tigue Lake Dam   (9) Womack Lake Dam  

Gap


(1) Brooks Gap   (2) Dripping Springs Gap   (3) Lassie Gap   (4) Mosquito Gap   (5) Motley Gap   (6) Redland Gap  

Hospital


(1) Pike County Memorial Hospital  

Lake


(1) Alford Lake  

Locale


(1) Albert Pike Recreation Area   (2) Beacon Hill Picnic Area   (3) Caddo Ranger Station And Work Center   (4) Camp Tula   (5) Ccc Camp   (6) Clear Spring Camp   (7) Fancy Hill   (8) Juneau Spur   (9) Little Missouri Falls Recreation Area   (10) Lyons Ford   (11) Roaring Branch Natural Area   (12) Stevensons Camp Historical   (13) Sweet Home  

Mine


(1) American Mine   (2) Arkansas Mine   (3) Crater Of Diamonds   (4) Dempsey Cog Bur Barite Mine   (5) Kimberlite Mine   (6) Mauney Mine   (7) Mcknight Barite Mine   (8) Ozark Mine   (9) Pigeon Roost Mine  

Park


(1) Albert Pike Recreation Area   (2) Arrowhead Point Public Use Area   (3) Bear Creek Public Use Area   (4) Cowhide Cove Public Use Area   (5) Crater Of Diamonds State Park   (6) Daisy State Park   (7) Highway 70 Landing Public Use Area   (8) Kirby Landing Public Use Area   (9) Laurel Creek Public Use Area   (10) Little Missouri Falls Recreation Area   (11) Narrows Dam Public Use Area   (12) Parker Creek Public Use Area   (13) Pikeville Public Use Area   (14) Riverside Picnic Area   (15) Rock Creek Public Use Area   (16) Self Creek Public Use Area   (17) Star Of The West Public Use Area   (18) Wylie Picnic Area  

Pillar


(1) Chimney Rock  

Populated Place


(1) Abner Historical   (2) Albert   (3) Anderson Historical   (4) Antoine   (5) Arp Historical   (6) Athens   (7) Ball Historical   (8) Billstown   (9) Bissell Historical   (10) Bowen   (11) Brocktown Historical   (12) Caney Valley   (13) Cooleyville   (14) Cooper Historical   (15) Cox Spring   (16) Crawford Historical   (17) Daisy   (18) Delight   (19) Dunlap Historical   (20) Elk Historical   (21) Glenwood   (22) Grandfield   (23) Graysonia   (24) Haretown   (25) Helbig Historical   (26) Henry   (27) Hickory Station Historical   (28) Highland   (29) Hopewell Historical   (30) Kimberley   (31) Kirby   (32) Langley   (33) Lissie Historical   (34) Lodi   (35) Majors   (36) Maxwell Historical   (37) Meeks Settlement   (38) Mount Moriah   (39) Muddy Fork   (40) Murfreesboro   (41) Nathan   (42) New Thompson Historical   (43) Newhope   (44) Norvelle Historical   (45) Old Thompson Historical   (46) Pike City   (47) Pike Junction   (48) Piney Grove   (49) Pisgah   (50) Pleasant Home Historical   (51) Rabell Historical   (52) Rock Creek Historical   (53) Rosboro   (54) Roy   (55) Salem   (56) Segur   (57) Shawmut   (58) Slatington Historical   (59) Slip-up And Hitch Historical   (60) Stanley Historical   (61) Star Of The West Historical   (62) Stelltown   (63) Stephenson Historical   (64) Tokio   (65) Welsh   (66) Wright Historical   (67) Zebulon Historical  

Post Office


(1) Kirby Post Office   (2) Langley Post Office   (3) Newhope Post Office  

Range


(1) Cossatot Mountains  

Reservoir


(1) Lake Greeson   (2) Lake Greeson Nursery Pond   (3) Mill Pond   (4) North Fork Ozan Creek Watershed Number One Reservoir   (5) North Fork Ozan Creek Wateshed Number Two Reservoir   (6) Teeter Lake   (7) Tetter Lake Two   (8) Tigue Lake   (9) Womack Lake  

Ridge


(1) Bearden Mountain   (2) Brier Creek Mountains   (3) Cossatot Mountains   (4) Kirby Mountain   (5) Little Raven Mountain   (6) Missouri Mountains   (7) Pigeon Roost Mountain   (8) Reynolds Mountain   (9) Statehouse Mountain   (10) Wall Mountain  

School


(1) Albert School Historical   (2) Barnett School Historical   (3) Bethel School Historical   (4) Bills School Historical   (5) Bonner School Historical   (6) Centerpoint High School   (7) Centerpoint Primary School   (8) County Line School Historical   (9) Delight Elementary School   (10) Delight High School   (11) Fancy Hill School Historical   (12) Fields School Historical   (13) Five Mile School Historical   (14) Glenwood Elementary School   (15) Glenwood High School   (16) Henry School   (17) Kirby Elementary School   (18) Kirby High School   (19) Lodi School Historical   (20) Miller School   (21) Mountain View School Historical   (22) Murfreesboro Elementary School   (23) Murfreesboro High School   (24) Nicholson School Historical   (25) Pleasant Hill School   (26) Rosewald School Historical   (27) Shawmut School Historical   (28) Slatington School Historical   (29) Welch School Historical  

Spring


(1) Abernathy Spring   (2) Alpine Spring   (3) Cox Spring   (4) Dripping Springs   (5) Wildcat Spring  

Stream


(1) Allen Branch   (2) Antoine River   (3) Bacon Creek   (4) Baldon Branch   (5) Bandy Creek   (6) Bear Creek   (7) Beaver Creek   (8) Bee Branch   (9) Big Branch   (10) Bigsby Branch   (11) Blaylock Creek   (12) Blocker Creek   (13) Blue Creek   (14) Brickyard Creek   (15) Brier Creek   (16) Brushy Creek   (17) Buck Branch   (18) Buck Creek   (19) Buffalo Creek   (20) Camel Branch   (21) Camp Creek   (22) Caney Creek   (23) Chinquapin Branch   (24) Clover Branch   (25) Coon Creek   (26) Cowhide Creek   (27) Cowlick Branch   (28) Crooked Creek   (29) Daisy Creek   (30) Dry Branch   (31) Dry Creek   (32) Dry Fork   (33) Fallen Creek   (34) Fivemile Creek   (35) Forrester Branch   (36) Fox Branch   (37) Gap Creek   (38) Gum Creek   (39) Hendrix Branch   (40) Hogpen Creek   (41) Hurricane Creek   (42) Ikes Creek   (43) Jacobs Creek   (44) Johnson Branch   (45) Kirkham Branch   (46) Lake Slough   (47) Laurel Creek   (48) Little Antoine Creek   (49) Little Bear Creek   (50) Little Beaver Creek   (51) Little Blocker Creek   (52) Little Creek   (53) Little Wolf Creek   (54) Long Creek   (55) Lynn Creek   (56) Middle Creek   (57) Mile Branch   (58) Mill Branch   (59) Mill Creek   (60) Mud Lick Creek   (61) Muddy Fork   (62) North Hog Creek   (63) Number One Bayou   (64) Panther Creek   (65) Parker Creek   (66) Pine Creek   (67) Ponder Creek   (68) Poorhouse Branch   (69) Prairie Creek   (70) Rock Creek   (71) Rough Branch   (72) Rowe Creek   (73) Sand Lick Branch   (74) School Creek   (75) Self Creek   (76) Shields Creek   (77) Skelton Creek   (78) South Fork Caddo River   (79) South Fork Woodall Creek   (80) South Hog Creek   (81) Spring Creek   (82) Stony Creek   (83) Straight Creek   (84) Suck Creek   (85) Sugar Creek   (86) Sweetwater Creek   (87) Viles Branch   (88) Wagner Creek   (89) Wall Creek   (90) Wehunt Creek   (91) West Fork   (92) West Fork Prairie Creek   (93) White Oak Creek   (94) Wolf Creek   (95) Woodall Creek  

Summit


(1) Bald Mountain   (2) Beacon Hill   (3) Beardon Mountain   (4) Big Tom Mountain   (5) Blaylock Mountain   (6) Brooks Mountain   (7) Brush Heap Mountain   (8) Brushy Mountain   (9) Buck Mountain   (10) Burnham Mountain   (11) Dynamite Hill   (12) East Hill   (13) Fancy Hill Mountain   (14) Fodderstack Mountain   (15) Funderburk Mountain   (16) High Top Mountain   (17) Hogpen Mountain   (18) Hurricane Knob   (19) Lassie Gap Mountain   (20) Leader Mountain   (21) Little Raven Mountain   (22) Lyons Mountain   (23) Markham Mountain   (24) Middle Hill   (25) Mill Mountain   (26) Paul Mountain   (27) Pine Mountain   (28) Polk Creek Mountain   (29) Pryor Mountain   (30) Redland Mountain   (31) Round Mountain   (32) Round Top   (33) Sherman Mountain   (34) Skelton Mountain   (35) Sugartree Mountain   (36) Twin Knobs   (37) West Hill   (38) Wilson Mountain  

Tower


(1) Kirby Lookout Tower   (2) Kmtb-fm Murfreesboro   (3) Kwxe-fm Glenwood   (4) Kwxi-am Glenwood  

Trail


(1) Gypsum Trail   (2) Kizzia Trail  

Valley


(1) Back Valley   (2) Brooks Valley  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Pike County, Arkansas

71943 (pop. 4,035) 71958 (pop. 2,528) 71940 (pop. 1,814)
71959 (pop. 840) 71950 (pop. 621) 71922 (pop. 372)
71952 (pop. 206)    


Counties Nearby Pike County, Arkansas

Howard County, AR  (pop. 14,253) 19.7 Miles
Montgomery County, AR  (pop. 9,064) 26.4 Miles
Clark County, AR  (pop. 22,837) 29.5 Miles
Hempstead County, AR  (pop. 22,454) 31.8 Miles
Sevier County, AR  (pop. 16,516) 36.4 Miles
Nevada County, AR  (pop. 9,324) 38.6 Miles
Polk County, AR  (pop. 20,479) 40.2 Miles
Garland County, AR  (pop. 96,900) 41.8 Miles
Hot Spring County, AR  (pop. 33,322) 45.1 Miles
Little River County, AR  (pop. 12,921) 46.3 Miles



Area Code(s) in Pike County, Arkansas

870



Elevation in Pike County, Arkansas is 659.0 ft. (201.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Pike County, Arkansas

Lat: 34.177310 N        Long: -93.656805 W



Back to Top

Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Pike County, Arkansas need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Arkansas

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.07 6.95 5.10 7.08 0.00 6.70
  Total Electric Industry 8.07 6.95 5.10 7.08 0.00 6.70
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.10 6.95 5.05 6.83 0.00 6.69
  Total Electric Industry 8.10 6.95 5.05 6.83 0.00 6.69
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.28 7.11 5.02 6.77 0.00 6.71
  Total Electric Industry 8.28 7.11 5.02 6.77 0.00 6.71
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.27 7.04 4.85 6.93 0.00 6.62
  Total Electric Industry 8.27 7.04 4.85 6.93 0.00 6.62
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.07 6.88 4.60 6.46 0.00 6.35
  Total Electric Industry 8.07 6.88 4.60 6.46 0.00 6.35
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.98 6.83 4.51 6.65 0.00 6.27
  Total Electric Industry 7.98 6.83 4.51 6.65 0.00 6.27
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.77 6.74 4.47 6.58 0.00 6.15
  Total Electric Industry 7.77 6.74 4.47 6.58 0.00 6.15
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.80 6.78 4.45 6.61 0.00 6.15
  Total Electric Industry 7.80 6.78 4.45 6.61 0.00 6.15
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.51 5.90 4.16 5.98 0.00 5.78
  Total Electric Industry 7.51 5.90 4.16 5.98 0.00 5.78
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.43 5.82 4.12 6.26 0.00 5.68
  Total Electric Industry 7.43 5.82 4.12 6.26 0.00 5.68
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.45 5.93 4.20 6.39 0.00 5.77
  Total Electric Industry 7.45 5.93 4.20 6.39 0.00 5.77
2001              
  Full-Service Providers 7.72 6.19 4.43 6.91 0.00 6.05
  Total Electric Industry 7.72 6.19 4.43 6.91 0.00 6.05
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 7.25 5.68 4.01 6.52 0.00 5.61
  Total Electric Industry 7.25 5.68 4.01 6.52 0.00 5.61
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 7.24 5.54 4.04 0.00 0.00 5.57
  Total Electric Industry 7.24 5.54 4.04 0.00 0.00 5.57
2004              
  Full-Service Providers 7.36 5.64 4.16 0.00 0.00 5.67
  Total Electric Industry 7.36 5.64 4.16 0.00 0.00 5.67
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 8.00 6.18 4.74 0.00 0.00 6.30
  Total Electric Industry 8.00 6.18 4.74 0.00 0.00 6.30
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 8.85 6.96 5.24 0.00 0.00 6.99
  Total Electric Industry 8.85 6.96 5.24 0.00 0.00 6.99

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Pike County, Arkansas

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 321   (6.9%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 247   (5.3%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 366   (7.9%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 598   (12.8%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 557   (12.0%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 648   (13.9%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 665   (14.3%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 370   (7.9%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 94   (2.0%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 100   (2.1%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 69   (1.5%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 47   (1.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 374   (8.0%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 202   (4.3%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Pike County, Arkansas)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 3,604

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 331

In 3-person carpool : 168

In 4-person carpool : 26

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 12

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 27

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 8

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 64

Other means : 70

Worked at home : 99


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Pike County, Arkansas)

Less than 5 minutes : 207

5 to 9 minutes : 815

10 to 14 minutes : 578

15 to 19 minutes : 368

20 to 24 minutes : 369

25 to 29 minutes : 169

30 to 34 minutes : 569

35 to 39 minutes : 73

40 to 44 minutes : 144

45 to 59 minutes : 444

60 to 89 minutes : 416

90 or more minutes : 158


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Pike County, Arkansas)

With Social Security income : 1,760

No Social Security income : 2,585


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Pike County, Arkansas)

With retirement income : 877

No retirement income : 3,468


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Pike County, Arkansas)

Less than $10,000 : 170

$10,000 to $14,999 : 146

$15,000 to $19,999 : 379

$20,000 to $24,999 : 182

$25,000 to $29,999 : 278

$30,000 to $34,999 : 177

$35,000 to $39,999 : 206

$40,000 to $44,999 : 194

$45,000 to $49,999 : 186

$50,000 to $59,999 : 438

$60,000 to $74,999 : 208

$75,000 to $99,999 : 276

$100,000 to $124,999 : 170

$125,000 to $149,999 : 38

$150,000 to $199,999 : 42

$200,000 or more : 47


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Pike County, Arkansas)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $40,675


(updated 2009)



Occupations in Pike County, Arkansas

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 450  (16.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 208  (7.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 349  (12.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 214  (7.9%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 571  (20.9%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 604  (27.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 438  (19.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 674  (30.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 45  (2.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 33  (1.5%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In Pike County, Arkansas

Employed: 5,064
Unemployed: 280



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Pike County, Arkansas

  • Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 24.3%
  • Other: 75.7%



Water Usage In Pike County, Arkansas

Ground Water

 
Fresh 0.00 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 0.00 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 1.68 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 1.68 Mgal/d





There are 410 Farms In Pike County, Arkansas


(updated 2008)



Banks In Pike County, Arkansas

First National Bank - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.8m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 191

Diamond Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $905.8k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 12

First State Bank Of Dequeen - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $201.8k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 6

Bank Of Delight - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $80.7k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 2

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Pike County, Arkansas

  • Memorial Field


    (about 38.2 miles in Hot Springs, Arkansas; Airport Code: HOT)

  • Mena Intermountain Municipal


    (about 40.2 miles in Mena, Arkansas; Airport Code: XXX)

  • Intermountain Regional


    (about 40.6 miles in Mena, Arkansas; Airport Code: XXX)

  • Texarkana Muni/Webb Field


    (about 53.3 miles in Texarkana, Arkansas; Airport Code: TXK)

  • Texarkana Regional-Webb Field


    (about 53.3 miles in Texarkana, Arkansas; Airport Code: TXK)

  • Harrell Field


    (about 64.2 miles in Camden, Arkansas; Airport Code: CDH)

  • Petit Jean Park


    (about 78.7 miles in Adona, Arkansas; Airport Code: MPJ)

  • Robert S Kerr


    (about 80.1 miles in Poteau, Oklahoma; Airport Code: RKR)

  • Russellville Regional


    (about 81.6 miles in Russellville, Arkansas; Airport Code: AR1)

  • El Dorado Airport


    (about 81.9 miles in Smackover, Arkansas; Airport Code: ELD)

  • Goodwin Field


    (about 81.9 miles in Smackover, Arkansas; Airport Code: ELD)

  • South Arkansas Regional at Goodwin Field


    (about 82.0 miles in Smackover, Arkansas; Airport Code: ELD)

  • Adams Field


    (about 89.6 miles in Little Rock, Arkansas; Airport Code: LIT)

  • Fort Smith Regional


    (about 89.7 miles in Fort Smith, Arkansas; Airport Code: FSM)

  • Bill and Hillary Clinton Nat Adams Field


    (about 90.1 miles in College Station, Arkansas; Airport Code: LIT)

  • North Little Rock Municipal


    (about 91.8 miles in North Little Rock, Arkansas; Airport Code: JZV)

  • Dennis F Cantrell Field


    (about 93.8 miles in Conway, Arkansas; Airport Code: AR2)

  • Grider Field


    (about 98.4 miles in Pine Bluff, Arkansas; Airport Code: PBF)

  • Little Rock AFB


    (about 100.0 miles in Gravel Ridge, Arkansas; Airport Code: LRF)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Pike County, Arkansas

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

76.24%

Carpooled

14.90%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.54%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.08%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.02%

Walked

2.79%

Other Means

1.82%

Worked At Home

3.60%



(updated 2010)





Back to Top

Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Pike County, Arkansas, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.



(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Pike County, Arkansas)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 2,472

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 217

Female householder, no husband present : 448

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 1,149

Householder not living alone : 59


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Pike County, Arkansas)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 8

Male householder and female partner : 44

Female householder and female partner : 19

Female householder and male partner : 66

All other households : 4,208


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Pike County, Arkansas)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 2,106

Renter-occupied housing units : 366

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 125

Renter-occupied housing units : 92

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 268

Renter-occupied housing units : 180

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 835

Renter-occupied housing units : 373


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Pike County, Arkansas)

Less than $10,000 : 478

$10,000 to $14,999 : 393

$15,000 to $19,999 : 517

$20,000 to $24,999 : 266

$25,000 to $29,999 : 336

$30,000 to $34,999 : 290

$35,000 to $39,999 : 240

$40,000 to $44,999 : 275

$45,000 to $49,999 : 192

$50,000 to $59,999 : 455

$60,000 to $74,999 : 262

$75,000 to $99,999 : 321

$100,000 to $124,999 : 189

$125,000 to $149,999 : 38

$150,000 to $199,999 : 38

$200,000 or more : 55


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Pike County, Arkansas)

Total : 5,822


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Pike County, Arkansas)

Occupied : 4,345

Vacant : 1,477


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Pike County, Arkansas)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Pike County, Arkansas)

Built 2005 or later : 122

Built 2000 to 2004 : 443

Built 1990 to 1999 : 1,300

Built 1980 to 1989 : 650

Built 1970 to 1979 : 1,270

Built 1960 to 1969 : 853

Built 1950 to 1959 : 500

Built 1940 to 1949 : 214

Built 1939 or earlier : 470


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Pike County, Arkansas)

Utility gas : 1,386

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 633

Electricity : 1,764

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 2

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 492

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 63

No fuel used : 5


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Pike County, Arkansas)

Less than $10,000 : 146

$10,000 to $14,999 : 63

$15,000 to $19,999 : 79

$20,000 to $24,999 : 206

$25,000 to $29,999 : 151

$30,000 to $34,999 : 141

$35,000 to $39,999 : 81

$40,000 to $49,999 : 298

$50,000 to $59,999 : 260

$60,000 to $69,999 : 167

$70,000 to $79,999 : 352

$80,000 to $89,999 : 174

$90,000 to $99,999 : 145

$100,000 to $124,999 : 276

$125,000 to $149,999 : 162

$150,000 to $174,999 : 194

$175,000 to $199,999 : 118

$200,000 to $249,999 : 127

$250,000 to $299,999 : 87

$300,000 to $399,999 : 23

$400,000 to $499,999 : 10

$500,000 to $749,999 : 36

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 38


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Pike County, Arkansas)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 2

Home equity loan only : 34

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 1,618

Housing units without a mortgage : 1,680


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Pike County, Arkansas)

Built 2005 or later : $161,500

Built 2000 to 2004 : $57,600

Built 1990 to 1999 : $69,900

Built 1980 to 1989 : $76,200

Built 1970 to 1979 : $75,700

Built 1960 to 1969 : $73,800

Built 1950 to 1959 : $75,200

Built 1940 to 1949 : $50,600

Built 1939 or earlier : $57,300


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Pike County, Arkansas: 70.5%

Percentage of Family Households in Arkansas: 67.6%


(updated 2010)





Median Household Income In 2000 (Pike County, AR): $27,695
Median Household Income In 2000 (Arkansas): $32,182


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Pike County): $48,000
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Arkansas): $67,400


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Pike County, Arkansas

Utility Gas: 35.3%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 26.1%
Electricity: 28.0%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 9.7%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.7%
No Fuel Used: 0.3%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Pike County, Arkansas

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 28.57%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 54.08%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • College/University student housing : 17.35%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Pike County): $366
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Arkansas): $453
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Pike County): $517


(updated 2010)



Back to Top

Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Pike County, Arkansas are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Pike County, Arkansas

Pike County Health Unit


     Address: 15 Caddo Drive, Murfreesboro, Arkansas 71958
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Pike County Memorial Hospital Hha


     Address: 315 East 13th Street, Murfreesboro, Arkansas 71958
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 12/19/1996

Hmh Home Health Service


     Address: 900 West Leslie, Suite 4, Nashville, Arkansas 71852
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 10/8/1992

Howard County Health Unit


     Address: 201 East Hempstead Suite 2, Nashville, Arkansas 71852
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Montgomery County Health Unit


     Address: 346 Luzerne, Mount Ida, Arkansas 71957
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Hospitals Close To Pike County, Arkansas

Pike County Memorial Hospital


     Address: "315 E 13th St, Po Box F", Murfreesboro, Arkansas 71958
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Howard Memorial Hospital


     Address: 800 West Leslie, Nashville, Arkansas 71852
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Baptist Health Med Ctr-arkadelphia


     Address: 3050 Twin Rivers Drive, Arkadelphia, Arkansas 71923
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Medical Park Hospital


     Address: 2001 South Main Street, Hope, Arkansas 71801
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

"de Queen Medical Center, Inc"


     Address: 1306 West Collin Raye Drive, De Queen, Arkansas 71832
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Pike County, Arkansas

Glenwood Nursing And Rehab


     Address: 615 Mountain View Road, Glenwood, Arkansas 71943
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 43
     Percent Occupied: 54%

Murfreesboro Nursing Center


     Address: 110 W 13th Street, Murfreesboro, Arkansas 71958
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 54
     Percent Occupied: 82%

Mine Creek Healthcare Center


     Address: 1407 North Main Street, Nashville, Arkansas 71852
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 51
     Percent Occupied: 65%

Nashville Nursing And Rehab, Inc


     Address: 810 North 8th St, Nashville, Arkansas 71852
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 64
     Percent Occupied: 91%

Dierks Health & Rehab Center


     Address: 402 S Arkansas Avenue, Dierks, Arkansas 71833
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 41
     Percent Occupied: 59%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Pike County, Arkansas

Name: Arkansas Nuclear
Address: 1448 SR 333; Russellville, AR 72801
Distance: 82 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Pike County, Arkansas

    Retired Workers: 1,550
    Disabled Workers: 450
    Widowers Workers: 280
    Spouses Workers: 170
    Children Workers: 245


(updated 2007)



Pike County, Arkansas Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 38.91%
  • Bush & Cheney 59.79%
  • Other 1.30%



(updated 2004)



Back to Top

Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Pike County, Arkansas citizens.

Relocation to Pike County, AR

6.70 % of Pike County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $26,387

Arkansas Average 7.98 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Pike County, AR (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Howard County , AR 1.08 % ($22,189 AGI )
  • Garland County , AR 0.85 % ($26,448 AGI )
  • Clark County , AR 0.55 % ($18,947 AGI )
  • Hempstead County , AR 0.32 % ($24,091 AGI )
  • Montgomery County , AR 0.29 % ($23,900 AGI )

Relocation away from Pike County, AR

7.24 % of Pike County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $25,248

Arkansas Average 7.29 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Pike County, AR (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Garland County , AR 0.99 % ($30,529 AGI )
  • Howard County , AR 0.75 % ($20,654 AGI )
  • Clark County , AR 0.61 % ($19,524 AGI )
  • Montgomery County , AR 0.58 % ($20,550 AGI )
  • Pulaski County , AR 0.29 % ($31,900 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Arkansas

Low Bracket: $3,699 (1.00%)
High Bracket: $31,000 (7.00%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Arkansas

6.00%


(updated 2008)



Back to Top

Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Pike County, Arkansas is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Pike County, Arkansas


On 11/27/2005, a tornado touched down 2.97 miles from the center of Pike County, Arkansas. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 1 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 03/05/1999, a tornado touched down 3.66 miles from the center of Pike County, Arkansas. The tornado was rated a category 3 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50 to $500.

On 03/09/2006, a tornado touched down 3.95 miles from the center of Pike County, Arkansas. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 05/19/1990, a tornado touched down 4.19 miles from the center of Pike County, Arkansas. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 1 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 01/26/1965, a tornado touched down 7.81 miles from the center of Pike County, Arkansas. The tornado was rated a category 2 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $500 to $5,000.



Storms In Pike County, Arkansas

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
07/14/1994, 02:00 am 0 0 $5K --
01/04/1993, 09:10 am 0 0 $50K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
07/12/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $250K --
04/24/2007, 12:00 am 0 1 -- --
04/11/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $10K --
06/11/2003, 07:45 pm 0 0 $20K --
10/13/2001, 12:15 am 0 0 $15K --
06/14/2001, 08:55 pm 0 0 $15K --
12/04/1999, 02:55 pm 0 0 $60K --
07/09/1998, 01:30 pm 0 0 $100K --
06/09/1994, 08:12 am 0 0 $5K --
04/11/1994, 06:30 pm 0 0 $50K --
11/14/1993, 07:18 am 0 0 $5K --
11/14/1993, 03:10 am 0 0 $5K --
10/18/1993, 11:08 pm 0 0 $50K --
10/18/1993, 01:20 am 0 0 $5K --
10/18/1993, 12:50 am 0 0 $1K --
01/01/1919, 12:00 am 0 1 -- --
         



Tornados In Pike County, Arkansas

    Length Width F-Scale Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage

Tornado

  2006-03-09 4 40 1 0 0 -- --
  2006-03-09 11 300 1 0 0 $10K --
  2004-04-09 2 25 -- 0 0 -- --
  2004-04-09 1 25 -- 0 0 -- --
  2003-05-01 1 200 2 0 0 -- --
  1999-03-05 10 200 2 0 0 -- --
  1999-03-05 1 100 2 0 0 -- --
  1990-06-25 -- 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  1982-12-24 -- 20 -- 0 0 -- --
  1982-12-24 1 60 -- 0 0 $3K --
  1982-12-23 20 400 3 0 29 $25M --
  1970-09-17 -- 33 1 0 0 $3K --
  1965-01-26 -- 33 2 0 0 $3K --
  1918-01-01 -- 10 -- 0 0 -- --
  1918-01-01 -- 40 -- 0 0 -- --
  1917-01-01 6 77 -- 0 1 -- --



Hurricanes And Storms In Pike County, Arkansas

  • Tropical Depression: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 25 Knots
  • Extratropical Storm: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 30 Knots



Back to Top

Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Pike County, Arkansas directly or research local government web sites.

Number of Sex Offenders In Arkansas

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
5,864 6,426 7,612 8,099 9,219 10,151 8,996 11,474 12,919 13,813


(updated 2014)



Jails in Pike County, Arkansas


  • Pike County Jail


    School And Mauney Streets, Murfreesboro, AR 71958
    Capacity: 118
    Confined: 116
    Avg. Population: 30
    Year Built: 1982


(updated 2006)



Back to Top



Do you want to research pike county, arkansas? If you are considering a move, want to view where your friends live,
or just discovering a new place to travel, our data will interest you!

Use any data on this web site at your own risk. citymelt.com does not warrant or certify the correctness of data.